PDQ Presents Cloud Mobile Access Smart Locks

By Brian Rhodes, Published May 04, 2020, 04:21pm EDT

PDQ presented its mobile, wireless access system 'pdqSmart' at the April 2020 IPVM New Products show.

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****** **** ******:

  • * **-****** ***** **** PDQ ********* **** *&*
  • ********** ** *** ******* and *** *** *******
  • *** ******** ******* ** consider
  • *** ******** ******* ** consider

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*** ***** ***** ** PDQ's ************ **** *** new ******* ****, ********* Q&A:

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PDQ ******* *******

IPVM Image******* ** **** *** Lancaster ******, ** **** manufacturer *** ******* ** Bill **** *** ******* under ****** ********* **** (son)***** *********** ** ********* **.

********* '********** ***** ******* locks, *********** *****, *** Closers *** **** *******' and *** ~** ********* on********.

****** **** ********** **** lock *************, *** ** independent; ******* **** *** not ***** ** * major ******** ************ **** as ****, ********, ** Dormakaba.

Product ********

******************* ** ***'* **** hardware *** ******** ****** control ****** **** ******** wireless ********** **** *****, mobile ***********, *** *****-***** management ********.

***'* ******** ****** ******** to *** **** ********** doors, ********* **.** *** combo *******/*********** *** ******** mortise *** *********** ********:

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Cloud ****** **********

****** **** ***** ** on-prem ******-***** ******,************ * ******* ** connect ***** ** *** cloud ******* * *********** mesh *******.

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*** *****-***** ********** ****** supports **** * *** portal *** **** ** configure *** ****** ********** interface. *** ******** ****** NFC ****** ****** ***********, supports ******, *** ********** keys.

Lock *******

***'* ******** ***** **** $430 ** $*,*** *** Exit ******* **** *** ~$1,100. ******* ****** *** at ***** ** ***-***** for ********** ****** **** hardware.

***** ******* ***** ~$** - $** *** **** per ****** *** **** commercial ****** *******, ********* a ********* ********** **** to *** ******.

Key *********

***** *** ******* ******** aspects ** ***'* ********:

  • **** **** *** Commercial *****: *** ******** *** no ********* **** ***** for ***** ********** ******* with **** **** * devices.
  • ** ******* *****:*** ** ***'* ******** use ****** *** *********** AA *********, ****** **** less ****** *** **** expensive ****** ******* ***** or **** *****.
  • ***** ****** *** ***********:***'* ******** ****** * standard ********** ****** *** switches **** ***** *******, essentially ****** ** ********** with ******** ******** *** electric *******.

Key *********

*******, ***** *** **** problems **** **:

  • ** ***** ************:***'* ****** **** *** integrate **** *** *** party ***** ******* *** although *** ******* ***** to *** *** ***, no ******* **** ** system ******* *** *********.
  • ******** *** ***********:***'* ******** *** ** managed ** '********' ****** only *** ****** ** added ** ******** **** another ****** ********** ********.
  • ********* **** **** ********:*** ****** **** ************ **** *********** **** ** ***** to ********** ***** *** even ** ***** **** networks *** *********.

Comments (4)

** ... *'* **** in *** **** **** holding ** ****** *** the ******** **** ***** make *** ** ***** wireless ******* * "**** time" ****** ******* ******:

*) ******** *** ****** on *** ****** ***** turn

*) ***** ** **** position ****** *** * magnetic **** ****** ***** into *** ****** ***** and **** ********* ** some **** ** ***** projection *******.

**, "*** ** ** batteries, *** ***'*"! * get **. *** *** those ** ** ** the **** **** ****** control ****** ******** ***** we ****** ** **** faith **** * ********, "Well, **** ****** ***** has ** ** ****** range ** *** **** to *** * **** time ******", ** "*** batteries **** **** *** quickly ** *** *** door ******** ******* *** sent *** ** **** time *** *** *******", etc., ***.

* **** ***** *** many ******* ***** ***** locks *** ******* ************ deployed *** *** ******** listed ***** *** *** required (**, *** ***'* not **** **** ***** lockdown). *** ** ******* technology ** ****** *** times **** "******** ****** control" *** **** * hard **** ***** ********* in *** **** ****** as "**** **** ****** control *** **********"?

* ******* **** **** looks ***** **** *** security ****** ***** ******* 50K+ ******* ******* **** is **** ******, *** with *** ***** ** oil *** ******** ******** so ***, ***** ******* like *** **** ******* integrate ******** ******* ***** into ******** ******** ******* like **** ********. * wish.

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**** ** * **** and *********** *******. ******. Just ** ** *****:

*) ******** *** ****** on *** ****** ***** turn

*** *****'* **** ****. Who ****? ************* ******?

*) ***** ** **** position ****** *** * magnetic **** ****** ***** into *** ****** ***** and **** ********* ** some **** ** ***** projection *******.

*** *****'* **** ****, but ************ **** *********** locks ******* ***, ************* ***** **** *********** ****** ********* ***.

* ** ** ********* with *** (********** ** an ****** ************) *** unfortunately, *** *********** ***** they ** *** *******/*** DPS **** ** ********* or *** ****** ********.

*** ***'** ******* *** two ********* ************ ***** away.

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****** ***** .... * believe ***** *** **** fringe ******** ***** **** (Proxess ** - *** sure ** **** **** to **** ****** ******) that **** *** *** feature ** **** ** one ********** (******** -*******) with *** *** *******. Oddly ******, **** **** I ******* (***** *** been * *****) **** of *** ***'* ** SecurityAsAService **** ***** *** integrate *** *** **** their ***** ******* ***'* even ******* *** *** activity ** *** *** locks.

** *** ****, *** is *** ****** * feature ****** ** *** residential ******, *** **** position ********* **. * can ********** **** ***** wouldn't **** *** ***** number ** ****/***** ****** that * ********** *********** would ********, ****** ** was ** * ***/** room **** ** * storage ****, ***.

* ***** ***** ***** be * **** ******** lockset **** ** ***** commercial **** **** *** the *** *******, *** it *** ** **** a *** ****** *** not **** * ****/***** card ****** ****** ... and ** **** ******* on *** ******** **** count.

******, *** *** ******* that **** ** *** wireless ******* ****** *** actually *** *** ****** input ********* ** **, one ************* ***** ** used *** * *** or *** *****, *** the ******** ********* ** missing ***/** *** ******** written ** *** ****** controller ***** **** *** include ****. *****, ***** be ******* ******* ** the ******* ***** **** so **** *** ******** or ******** *****.

***'* **** **** **** integration *** *** ******* Z-Wave.

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**** ** ****** ** on *** ******** ***** and *** *********. * was *** ********* *** Chief ********** *** *** as **** ** *** product *******. * *** released *** ** *** COVID-19 ********* *** **** is *** * *** not ****** ** ***** now. ** ** * great ******* **** *** a ****** ******.

***** ***** *********** *** actually *******, ** *** road *** *** *** just ***** **** **** the **** ******** ****** COVID ***....* **** ** idea **** **** ****** to ** ***.

*** ******** *** *** was ***** ******** ** be * ******* ***. We *** ***** *** other ************ *** ***** were ******* *** ** the ******* **** ***. As ** **-******* *** I ***** ********** **** we **** ****** ** but * **** ********** what * *** *******...** offered ** **** *** to ******* ** ***** solutions **** **** *********** like **.

**-** ** ******** *** locks. **** ** *** ASSA *** ********* ********* have ****** ** **** traction. ** ** ** energy *** *** **** batteries. ****** **** *** the **** **-** ***** solution *** **** **** admit *** ** ****** eater. ******** **-** ******* were ***** ******** ** handle *** *** ***** that *** ***** ** on ****. ********* *** latency ** * **** issue **** **-** ***** in *** *****. **** ask *** *** ****** to ********** ** *** at **** ****** ** IN120. ***** *** **** of ********** ** ******* a ******** *** *** but ****'* *** ******* time.

*** *** ***...** *** reality ** **% ** the ************ ***** ** being **** ** ****'* a ****** *** *** comments ***** ***** *** fact **** **** ***** it ****'* ***** ******** anyways. ** ******* * hardwired ******** *** ***** applications *** ** **** going ** *** **** in ***** ********** *** designs ** *** ******* evolved. ** *** ** extensive **** ***.

*********, **** **** *** real ******* ***** ** the ******** **** **** rules ** **** ** operate ***** ** * fire *** **** ****** product. ******* ******* ********* in * **** ***** lock ***** ** **** a ******** ****. ***** UL ******* ** ** the **** **** ********** has ****** ******* *** products *** **** *** criteria ***** ** ****** for ******* ******** ** stuck **** **'*.

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